Kustomrama Tire Buyer's Guide

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BF Goodrich 640-15 3 Inch Whitewall. A classic tire with a 1960s tread design. Made in the USA, these tires feature a smooth wide whitewall that has all the stampings and lettering in the black portion of the sidewall. More info and photos of cars with these tires - Check price and availability on Amazon.com.
The Firestone Blackwall 670-15 tire is a popular tire for traditional early styled hot rods and custom cars. Cars featuring Firestone Blackwall 670-15 tires - Check price and availability on Amazon.com.
Firestone 670-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall. A wide 3 1/4 inch whitewall, the widest whitewall available for Firestone 6.70-15 tires. The original Firestone Zig Zag Tread design gives it an older appearance, making it very popular for 1930s and 1940s styled hot rods and customs. Cars featuring Firestone 670-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall tires - Check price and availability on Amazon.com.
Eddie Dye's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster. Restyled by the Ayala Brothers at Gil's Auto Body Works, the build was completed in 1951. The car was later restored by Circle City Hot Rods for Tom Bobowski. The restoration was completed in 2018, and this iteration of the car received Firestone 560-15 2 3/4 Inch Whitewall tires up front, and Firestone 710-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall Tires in the rear. Check price and availability on the same tires on Amazon.com: Firestone 560-15 2 3/4 Inch Whitewall Tires - Firestone 710-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall Tires. Photo courtesy of Howard Gribble.
Justin Lawley's 1947 Ford Coupe of Napa, California. Lawley is a member of the Squires of Napa car club. Featuring work by the Menges Twin's Speed Shop, the build was completed early in 2019. It was dressed up with Lyon hubcaps and Firestone 670-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall tires. Check price and availability on the same tires on Amazon.com.
Eddie Dye's 1929 Ford Model A Roadster. Restyled by the Ayala Brothers at Gil's Auto Body Works, the build was completed in 1951. The car was later restored by Circle City Hot Rods for Tom Bobowski. The restoration was completed in 2018, and this iteration of the car received Firestone 560-15 2 3/4 Inch Whitewall tires up front, and Firestone 710-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall Tires in the rear. Check price and availability on the same tires on Amazon.com: Firestone 560-15 2 3/4 Inch Whitewall Tires - Firestone 710-15 3 1/4 Inch Whitewall Tires. Photo courtesy of Howard Gribble.
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Wheels can make or break any build. Wheels, tires, and stance are three important components when you're building traditional hot rods and customs. Wheels and tires define the era and style you're going for, so they need to be handled with care. The purpose of the Kustomrama Tire Buyer's Guide is to point you in the right direction, making sure you hit home run when it comes to your tires.


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